390.677.01 Database Design and Implementation in Clinical Research
- Clinical Investigation
- Summer term
- 2 credits
- Academic Year:
- 2017 - 2018
- East Baltimore
Presents basic concepts of relational database design for clinical and basic research. Topics covered include: a) development of data collection forms, b) design of a relational database, c) data quality control, and d) importing and exporting collected data across different platforms. Access is the primary environment but the principles easily carryover to REDCap.
- Learning Objectives:
- Construct a database environment for efficient storage and access of data
- Perform queries for data quality control and exportation to statistical packages for analysis
- Describe the relational database environment
- Methods of Assessment:
Class participation and completion of assignments.
- Enrollment Restriction:
Restricted to individuals in the SOCI certificate program or GTPCI students.
- Instructor Consent:
Consent required for all students
- Consent Note:
All students must get consent from instructor (Naresh Punjabi) or GTPCI Academic Administrator (Cristina DeNardo)
- For consent, contact:
- Special Comments:
First in a five-course series; held in a computer lab. The dates for 2017-18 are 7/24, 7/26, 7/27, 7/31, 8/2, 8/3, 8/7, 8/9 (8 sessions; taught 5:00-7:00 pm)